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John McCoy

Elected Experience: State Senator, 2014 - Present; State Representative, 2003-2013.

Other Professional Experience: 20 years in US Air Force; Started career in technology in 1965; On the team that tested the first communications satellite and helped launch internet development; Designed computer systems at Unisys, including automation of the White House; Led regional economic development projects as General Manager of Quilceda Village.

Education: El Capitan High School. U.S. Air Force, Harvard University JFK School of Government Executive Management.

Community Service: 20-year veteran. Father of three, grandfather of ten. Led tribal investments in Boys & Girls Club, helping put computers in classrooms throughout Marysville School District.  

Statement: As your State Senator, I've delivered for local families and communities, investing in basics like transportation improvements, funds for local schools, and affordable health care options. With a background in technology and job creation, I'm committed to nurturing local businesses and improving career education options in our region, helping establish the WSU Everett campus and expanding vocational programs. I've stood up against partisan efforts to cut programs that help the vulnerable, veterans, elders and kids.

As a longtime regional business leader, I've helped pass balanced budgets and oppose special interest tax breaks. A father and grandfather, I've voted for responsible gun laws in the wake of too many school tragedies. A clean energy advocate, I've helped forge partnerships between government and business to promote local jobs. Committed to a healthy Puget Sound, salmon recovery and environmental responsibility, I've led efforts to protect our quality of life.  

I'm proudly endorsed by the 38th LD Democrats, Reps. Mike Sells and June Robinson, State Labor Council, Marysville and Everett Firefighters, Tulalip Tribes, and more.

I respectfully ask for your vote.

(425) 350-5535